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Jan 28, 2012 7:00am EST
business please welcome ceo knicks verrazzano and the co ceo carolyn. [applause] let's talk for a second about our military veterans. honoring and employing our military veterans is another key element of our missouri work strategy. in my last visit to afghanistan i was talking with a group of soldiers who were about to go out on patrol. as they were suiting up by asked one of the soldiers what he was most worried about. is answer really surprised me. he didn't say he was most worried about facing the enemy. he looked me straight in the eyes and said what i'm worried about is whether there is going to be a job for me when i get home. our job is to make sure the answer to that question is a resounding yes. [applause] every veteran who need the job should be able to get one. in 2009 we passed legislation to begin phasing out state taxes on military retirement income. that sends a strong signal that we want military veterans to moved to missouri to work in missouri and make missouri their home. in 2010 we launched show me heroes. missouri employers to put military veterans in the fro
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